Matt moved to San Antonio, Texas in 1976 to start a cheesecake company serving the restaurant industry. His over 20 years in the food industry began after graduation from the University of Cincinnati with a BBA. His experience includes marketing, mergers/ acquisitions, brand management and sales management with the Keebler Company and food broker management.
After 6 years in the Security industry as VP marketing and management consultant, Matt became a partner in a Staff Leasing Company in San Antonio. As CEO of Summit Specialties Services he was on the trade committee that worked with the Texas Legislature to pass a licensing act for the industry.
Upon selling his share in the business he was a founding partner of a company, Sun Research Institute, in the Clinical Drug Trial industry.
In 2000 Matt and partner Dean Cox opened Covenant Services in Boerne, Texas. As a member of the Boerne Chamber of Commerce and Chairman of the Government Affairs Council he continued to support the Kendall County community where he had moved to in 1994. As initial investors of the Boerne Kendall County Economic Development Corporation the company is active in promoting the community as a place that welcomes new business.
Matt serves as a director of the WCID #2 for the Esperanza Community, Boerne’s Master Planned Development